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Craggly-faced film actor John McIntire (June 27, 1907 - January 30, 1991) was born in Spokane, Washington and raised in Montana, growing up with ranchers and cowboys which would eventually inspire his performances in dozens of westerns later in life. The USC graduate began his acting career in radio and on stage. June 27 is the 178th day of the year (179th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar, with 187 days remaining. ... 1907 was a common year starting on Tuesday (see link for calendar). ... January 30 is the 30th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar. ... 1991 is a common year starting on Tuesday of the Gregorian calendar. ... City skyline and Riverfront Parks Clock Tower Spokane (pronounced spoh-KAN ) is the county seat of Spokane County in the State of Washington. ... State nickname: Treasure State Other U.S. States Capital Helena Largest city Billings Governor Brian Schweitzer (D) Official languages English Area 381,156 km² (4th)  - Land 377,295 km²  - Water 3,862 km² (1%) Population (2000)  - Population 902,195 (44th)  - Density 2. ... USC is an acronym for: Universities: University of Southern California University of San Carlos University of South Carolina University of the Sunshine Coast, Queensland, Australia University of the Sacred Heart United Services College Law: United States Code UN Security Council U.S. Congress Other: Universal Stub Compiler This page concerning...


McIntire began his long movie career in 1947 often playing roles as police chiefs, judges and sometimes crazy coots. His films include the film noir classic The Asphalt Jungle (1950) and his last film playing a crazy dog owner in Turner & Hooch (1989). He also played movie villains in westerns, some of which are considered the best films of the genre; Winchester '73 (1950) and The Tin Star (1957). On television, he appeared in The Naked City (his character was killed off) and played the wagon master on Wagon Train in 1961, and replaced actor Lee J. Cobb on The Virginian in 1967. He married fellow actor Jeanette Nolan, in 1935, and had two children together. Film noir is a film style and mood primarily associated with crime films, that portrays its principal characters in a nihilism and existential world. ... The Asphalt Jungle is a 1950 film noir directed by John Huston and starring Sterling Hayden, Louis Calhern, Jean Hagen, James Whitmore, Sam Jaffe, John McIntire, Marc Lawrence, Barry Kelley, Anthony Caruso, Teresa Celli, and Marilyn Monroe. ... Turner & Hooch is a 1989 comedy film starring Tom Hanks, Mare Winningham, Craig T. Nelson, and Reginald VelJohnson. ... Winchester 73 is an American western movie from 1950. ... The Naked City is a 1948 black-and-white film noir directed by Jules Dassin. ... Wagon Train was a television series on NBC from 1957 to 1965. ... Lee J. Cobb (1911-1976) was an American actor. ... The Virginian was a Western-themed television series which aired on NBC from 1962 to 1971. ...


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Craggly-faced film actor John McIntire (June 27, 1907 - January 30, 1991) was born in Spokane, Washington and raised in Montana, growing up with ranchers and cowboys which would eventually inspire his performances in dozens of westerns later in life.
The USC graduate began his acting career in radio and on stage.
McIntire began his long movie career in 1947 often playing roles as police chiefs, judges and sometimes crazy coots.
'NightTalk' host John McIntire is peppered and praised by his guests (898 words)
McIntire worked as press secretary to Rhode Island's state treasurer and anchored local news for a half-dozen stations before being plucked from behind a Tulsa news desk by executives at WPXI, the broadcast station that owns PCNC.
McIntire recalls with a sort of mischievous adolescent glee his incessant interrupting of political consultant Bill Green when the guest was trying to make a point.
McIntire and part-time associate producer Amy Marshall handle all of the scheduling, writing and organization necessary to get what he calls "this low-rent cable show" on the air.
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